- July 14: Woodrow Wilson Guthrie born
1919 - Clara Guthrie dies of extensive burns
1920 - Oil found in Okemah
1927 - Charley Guthrie suffers burns, Woody stops living at home
1929 - September: Stock Market collapses
1930 - 1936 - Dust storms in the Midwest
1933 - Woody and Mary Jennings are married
1935 - Dust Storm hits Pampa
Long, It's Been Good to Know Yuh"
- Gwendolyn Gail "Teeny" Guthrie born
1937 – Sue Guthrie born
you Ain't Got the Do Re Mi"
- Woody begins working at KFVD with Lefty Lou
- Daughter Sue born
1938 - Woody tours migrant camps
- "I Ain't
Got No Home"
1939 - Woody becomes increasingly interested and involved with
the Communist Party
- Non - Aggression pact between Hitler and Stalin
- Will Rogers Guthrie born
1940 - Woody travels to New York City
Blessed America/This Land is Your Land"
- Dust Bowl Ballads released
- FDR reelected
1941 - Grand Coulee Dam commission
- Germany invades the Soviet
Sinking of the Reuben James"
- Woody asked to write his autobiography
- Almanac Singers formed
- Official separation of Woody and Mary
- Bombing of Pearl Harbor
1942 - "The Ladies' Auxiliary"
1943 - Bound for Glory Published
- Cathy Ann Guthrie born to Woody and Marjorie Mazia
- Woody joins the Merchant Marines
1944 - "Sally
Don't You Grieve"
1945 - "Dying
- People's Songs founded
- Woody and Marjorie marry
1947- Cathy Guthrie dies of extensive burns
- Arlo Davy Guthrie born
1948 - "Deportees"
- Joady Ben Guthrie born
1950 – Nora Lee Guthrie born
1953 - Woody and Anneke van Kirk Marshall marry
1954 - Lorina Lynn Guthrie born
1959 - Weekend
get - togethers with Bob and Sidsel Gleason
1967 - October 3: Woody Guthrie dies